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How Can I Stand Up?

Educate yourself. Attend one of our education programs on prevention and awareness that Purdue offers the entire University community. In addition to the University-wide sessions, any of the sessions can be provided for specific groups upon request

Join our team. E-mail titleix@purdue.edu to learn how you can become a peer educator and/or advocate and help continue the conversation with fellow Boilers.

Upcoming Programs Spring 2016

Bystander Intervention Training - Register

This 90-minute, interactive session will provide audience members with tools to recognize potentially dangerous situations and safely and effectively intervene to prevent sexual violence on our campus. Sessions open to the entire University community are offered on a monthly basis, and this program may also be delivered to specific student organizations, groups and teams upon request. 

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 7:00 - 8:30 PM - Lawson Room B151

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 7:00 - 8:30 PM - Lawson Room B151

Escalation Workshop - Register

Our flagship relationship violence workshop. This 90-minute peer education session begins with a screening of a powerful feature film followed by a meaningful discussion about relationship violence, the warning signs of an abusive relationship, and how this relates to our lives and our campus. This program may also be delivered to specific student organizations, groups and teams upon request.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 7:00 - 8:30 PM - Lawson Room 1142

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 7:00 - 8:30 PM - Co-Rec Boilermaker Room 2236

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 7:00 - 8:30 PM - Lawson Room B151

Supporting a Survivor - Register

What do you do when a friend comes to you and reveals that they have been assaulted or are in an abusive relationship? This 60-minute session will give you tools to best support a survivor of trauma. We will discuss how to "start by believing" the survivor and how you can play a critical role in helping a survivor move forward on their path to healing.

Thursday, February 25, 2016 11:30 - 1:00 PM - Lawson Room 1142

Thursday, March 31, 2016 11:30 - 1:00 PM - Lawson Room 1142

Thursday, April 21, 2016 11:30 - 1:00 PM - Co-Rec Boilermaker Room 2265

Community Resources 

No sessions currently scheduled. 

Respect Boundaries: Sexual Violence Awareness

The Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act, a federal law, requires all new incoming students to receive primary prevention and awareness education about sexual violence. This law went into effect in March of 2014, which means all new freshmen, graduate students, and transfer students enrolling after that date must complete the Respect Boundaries: Sexual Violence Awareness program.

All current students, including new students who are required to complete this program, may access the Respect Boundaries program by logging into Blackboard using your Purdue career account information.

There are three modules associated with the program:

  1. Purdue University Policies and Procedures
  2. Risk Reduction and Prevention
  3. Supporting Survivors: Resources and Services

New students must complete all three modules to obtain credit for this program. The program is self-paced and will take approximately 60 minutes to complete.

If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Weibel, Education Coordinator, Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance, by email at vpeceducation@purdue.edu or by phone at 765.496.3201.

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